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Can You Pass This Wilderness Survival Quiz?
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Ah, the call of the wild and the great outdoors.  When it comes to bonding with nature and bringing out the survival spirit, nothing beats a night, or two, or more in the great outdoors.

Camping -- real camping -- not the wimpy kind with giant tin cans known as RVs -- will make you feel at one with the land in no time at all.  But let's face it, there are some pretty precarious situations, not to mention critters, small and not so small, that can put a cramp in your camping style ... or kill you.

In this quiz, we want to test your survival skills to make sure that when you venture out into the wilderness, you won't be eaten alive (yes, that can happen.)

Do you know the difference between surviving an attack by a black bear versus an attack by a brown bear?  If you're out in the wilderness and night is about to fall, what's the first thing you should do?  What happens if you get thirsty and there's no water in sight?

These are all basic questions that anyone seeking an adventure in the wilderness should know.  This quiz will test your wilderness-readiness so that you're prepared for whatever the great outdoors throws at you.  Before you sit by the campfire, take this quiz and see how likely you are to return from your adventure.

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